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There’s one magic substance that will help with America’s gut problems
Because you’re almost certainly not getting enough of it.
Probiotics are more hype than science
Experts say that the marketing for these supplements has outpaced the actual science.
Millennium- old poop reveals the surprising diversity of our ancestors’ microbiomes
Recovering ancient microbiomes could lead to health remedies in the future.
Google results for probiotics are totally unreliable
Initial search results for probiotics may not tell the full story.
Researchers have no idea what a healthy gut microbiome looks like
The term ‘Dysbiosis’ is often used in research, but some say it sows confusion and has contributed to an untold number of people going to drastic measures.
Morning supplements to start the day off right
An apple a day, plus a morning boost, to keep the doctor away.
Healthy coffee alternatives for when you need a cup of warm something
Substitutions for your morning energy brew.
11 stories about poop to fix your crappy day
Fascinating fecal science.
Finding the world’s super poopers could save a lot of butts
Studies using fecal transplants to treat inflammatory bowel diseases suggest some poop may be better than others.
You might not need a colonoscopy to be screened for colon cancer
A less-invasive alternative still offers reliable results.